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Eileen Fox

Photo credit: Museum of Farnham

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Still life of girl seated with skipping rope. The girl is Eileen Fox and she was born in London in 1909. In 1917 Eileen and her family moved to Hascombe near Godalming and in 1923 she married Captain Gerald Adeley who was in the Royal Ulster Rifles. During the War she helped to plant trees near Winkworth which became Winkworth Arboretum and was given to the National Trust in 1952. She died in Bristol in 1975.

Museum of Farnham





oil on canvas


H 136 x W 89.5 cm

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Acquisition method

gift from Miss Adeley, 1978

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Inscription description

Inscribed ‘Ralph Peacock 1908’


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